Current Pet News

January 26, 2016 - Issue 1140


Nearly 3 Out of 4 Types of Fruit Could Vanish if Pollinator Continues to Decline

honeybee pollinator

January 26, 2016

And that's just fruit... According to estimates, we could also lose 16 percent of our vegetables and 22 percent of nuts and seeds. And that could mean increased rates of malnutrition, vitamin deficiencies, disease, and as many as 1.42 million additional deaths...

New England Cottontail Removed From Endangered Species List

cottontail rabbit

January 26, 2016

The New England cottontail, the only rabbit native to New England, has made a comeback in the area and has been removed from the endangered species list.

Cheerful Snowy Owl Always Has This Face

Cheerful Snowy Owl Always Has This Face

January 26, 2016

Owls are mysterious, fascinating creatures... then you meet this cheerful fellow.